Easton Covid Recovery Fund

In May 2021 the Parish Council set aside £10,000 to help local groups get back on their feet after the pandemic, while things are starting to get back to a new normal groups have lost members and much-needed revenue to keep going as we move forward as a community. After some time we have now received voluntary support to finally move this grant scheme forward.

Applications will open from the 14th of October 2021 and close at midnight on the 26th of November 2021.

Decisions on awarding grants will be made by 14th January 2022

Please note any unsolicited contact with the grant assessor or members of the Parish Council to attempt to obtain a positive outcome for your grant application may result in your application being refused.

The final decision on awarding a grant is at the discretion of a majority vote of the Parish Council members.

Grants must be for the benefit of the residents of Easton. Grants are available for amounts between £50 and £2,500, amounts over £200 will be provided on a match-funding basis.

The group must be a charity, voluntary or community organisation and must be formally constituted

The group must be able to demonstrate that any funding from the Parish Council will in the main benefit the residents of Easton.


Easton Covid Recovery Fund Application Form

    1: Details of Organisation

    2: Organisation aims & criteria

    Run by committee?:
    Is membership open to all?:

    3: Community benefits

    4: Amount Requested

    5: Other funding streams (required if grant request above £200)

    Have you received or applied for funding from any other source for this project/purpose?:

    Have you received any other funding in the last 12 months or do you expect to within the next 6 months?:

    6: Supporting Documents

    I have attached the following supporting documentation:
    A constitution or set of rules by which my organisation runs:

    Proof that organisation holds a bank account in the organisation's name:

    For grants above £200
    The latest set of current annual accounts:

    Proof of available match funding:

    7: Declaration

    I declare that to the best of my knowledge and belief, the information given on this application and in any supporting information is true and correct. I understand that you may ask for additional information at any stage of the application process. I confirm funds will be used within 12 months of receipt and proof of expenditure will be provided within 14 days of a formal request by the Parish Council. I confirm any unspent funds will be returned to the Parish Council.

    Whoever signs this declaration and takes overall responsibility for this funding must be 18 years or over. Please note a grant application will not result in automatic payment of funds and will need to be fully considered by Easton Parish Council.